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Easter Service 2021

Reading Mark 15.33- 39 Matthew 28:1-20 At Easter we are met by a living, free Lord, the risen Christ. To be met by the living God is a bit frightening because it means God will not be locked in the … Continue reading

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Covenant: A Lenten Sermon Series Part4: Unbroken

Reading Ephesians 2:1-10   Covenant: (A Lenten Sermon Series) Part 4: Unbroken Ephesians 2.8 is really the cornerstone of our faith. We are saved through no work of our own. So why do we try so hard sometimes?

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Covenant: (A Lenten Sermon Series) Part 3: Covenants and Contracts

Covenant: (A Lenten Sermon Series) Part 3: Covenants and ContractsReading Exodus 20.1-17 What does God do with our inability to keep up our end the contract? He makes a covenant. A contract is governed by the rules of bargaining. A … Continue reading

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Covenant: (A Lenten Sermon Series)

This series will seek to explore the difference between a covenant and a contract. The latter is based on distrust as opposed to the former. In this first sermon of the series, we will think together about the promise of … Continue reading

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Part 2: Drawn to Barrenness

Covenant: (A Lenten Sermon Series) Part 2: Drawn to BarrennessReading Genesis 17.1-7,15- 16 In Part 2 of our Lenten Covenant series, we will think together about how God was drawn to the faithfulness of Abraham and Sarah but also to … Continue reading

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Part 1: Flood Waters

“Covenant: A Lenten Sermon Series”  Part 1: “Flood Waters” Genesis 9: 8-17 (NRSV) This is the 1st Sunday in Lent. Over this and the neat few Sunday’s, we hope you enjoy this Lenten Series. For this virtual service,please bring a … Continue reading

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Divine Distance

In case you missed the point LAST week, it’ll be made here again this week. This is the way of Mark’s gospel…time and time again he makes it clear that there will be gaps in our thinking…there will be mystery that … Continue reading

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There Are Going to be Gaps

We have to be comfortable not knowing why Jesus makes some of the choices he does…with the gaps between the ages, between our thinking and stories of the Bible. After, all what’s most important is NOT to have all the … Continue reading

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On Looking Out For Number 2

Listen to the Word of God as proclaimed by Pastor Bob. 1 Corinthians 8: 1-13

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A Voice in the Night

Listen to the Word of God as proclaimed by Pastor Bob. 1 Samuel 3: 1-21

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